The Prince, the Fool, and the Monster

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Chapter 11 (v.1) - I Gave You a Walking Stick, My Fool

Submitted: April 20, 2013

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I gave you?
A walking stick

To bud for you in the desert?
Sands,?
When you are alone,?
To show that I am at the trail’s end.


I gave you
?A compass to follow, a

Compass that guided me
Too.?


I gave you
A camel and food

To carry you through the
Miles of
My?
Pursuit.


And I will give?
A companion, too,

To help you search the maps
Of he who went before and
Found the route to the shore
On which I live.



So tie your sandals and
Bind your belt,
My wonderfully arrogant Fool;

Soon it will be time for you to search--

And

Die.


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